How Finnish school systems have the lowest student achievement in the world

The Finnish school system has the lowest number of students in the OECD for both reading and math.That means only one in 10 Finnish students graduate from high school and only one-third of them graduate from university.While that is a far cry from the world’s most competitive academic system, it is the best in Europe.But […]

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How to get an ‘in’ with Catholic school officials

A former Lawrence school board member and his wife are suing the Catholic school system in Kansas for the “inappropriate and intentional” placement of a “snowflake” teacher on the board, a move that has left the parents of a student “horrified” and upset.Lawrence parent Lisa and her husband Scott say their son, Ethan, is “the […]

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How to use the new Chrome OS OS, but not all the way

I’ve been using my new Chromebook Pixel 2 XL for the past week or so, and I’ve gotten used to the look and feel of the new operating system.It’s not the prettiest, but it’s got a good amount of the familiar Chrome OS functionality, with plenty of customization options.I have yet to find a complaint, […]

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